Gülen may face 1900 years in prison

Tuesday, 16 August, 2016 - 14:45

Turkish Prosecutor General's Office demanded two life sentences and 1,900 years in prison for the pro-American failed coup mastermind Fethullah Gulen.

A criminal case was initiated in September 2015 in connection with the financial activities of the organization lead by Gülen. Dossier of more than 2.5 thousand pages was transferred on Tuesday to the High Criminal Court.

111 people are accused in total. They are accused in financing of terrorism and attempting to overthrow the Government. For Gulen the prosecutor demanded  two life sentences , as well as the 1,900 years in prison.